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Graça Azulejo Explorer

Graça Azulejo Explorer

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks, 1 ticket and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I have 30 years of experience in painting tiles, and a particular taste for the rich Azulejo heritage of Lisbon. My interest by history connect very well with a story narrated on the tiles. I have a passion by Lisboa, perfect place to receive this beautiful art.
João
João
João
João

What we’ll do

We'll do a unique azulejos experience around Graça. The great part of the buildings that we are going to visit have in common two events that influenced the tile heritage: the great earthquake of 1755 and the extinction of religious orders in 1834. After the earthquake, when the buildings were restored, tiles are being used on a large scale. I'll explain you everything about azulejos and their…

What else you should know

Footwear suitable for walking. Do not forget the camera.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffe
Tickets
S. Vicente de Fora Museum
Equipment
Hand- Painted Tile Gift

What to bring

Footwear suitable for walking.
Do not forget the camera.

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Where you'll be

In the middle 18th century, Portugal was a rich country, because of the gold that came from Brazil. At the time of the liberal revolution the state took possession of all religious buildings (besides churches) & installed state administration & agencies in them; Courts, police quarters, hospitals...

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

Footwear suitable for walking. Do not forget the camera.
João
history walk
Graça Azulejo Explorer
10 reviews
From $35/person
10 reviews
From $35/person